Purple crayon in hand, Harold draws a tightrope and falls into a circus [where he has many adventures]. As in the previous books, the dauntless Harold is resourceful and loveable.
Published May 20, 1981. Hardcover. 64 pages
Harold and the Purple Crayon
Armed only with an oversized purple crayon, young Harold draws himself a landscape full of wonder and excitement.
Published February 1, 2005. Paperback. 64 pages
Taking along his purple crayon, Harold journeys from A to Z, each letter generating a picture from which the word becomes part of an uninterrupted story.
Published May 20, 1981. Paperback. 64 pages
Brand: Harper Collins
Origin: United States
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